Protected Wetlands and Public Access Expanded in Lyme

The Hewes Brook conservation easement follows the path of Hewes Brook on the west side of Route 10 and along Shoestrap road. The wooded hillside is laced with recreational trails that are open to the public and a unique stream that falls over the oddly shaped rocks and ledges in the ravine. Originally protected in […]

Goodbye Mink

If you live in the Upper Valley you know about Mink. Mink was a black bear that captured the hearts of Upper Valley residents and beyond. We are all saddened to hear of her passing. In the weeks since we first heard of Mink’s death a website has popped up called The group is […]

Fire on the Mountain

On Friday August 14th, UVLT staff were alerted to a fire at the top of Morey Mountain Conservation Area in Fairlee, VT.  Several area fire departments including Bradford, Orford, and Hanover responded to the five alarm fire. They accessed the property from the access road on the interstate side, where smoke could be seen coming […]